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Schoolteachers

Teachers flog four-year-old at Xinyang kindergarten

Two teachers from a kindergarten in Xinyang took turns flogging a four-year-old boy after after he had forgotten to bring an activity book to school.

Friday, 4 January, 2013, 12:21pm

Eight Chinese passengers named

Six of the nine Chinese aboard the missing Air France plane were staff of the Liaoning-based Benxi Iron & Steel Company, who arrived in Brazil on May 26 to negotiate the purchase of iron ore.

The Chinese embassy in Brazil had previously said only eight Chinese nationals were on board, but a passenger list released later by the airline showed there were nine.

3 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Concert fans get ready for a sting

So you think 2004 was a great year for concerts in Hong Kong?

With Kelly Chen Wai-lam ending off the year with her much-awaited multimillion-dollar concert production, who can possibly outdo the current Canto-pop queen?

12 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Sacred Love

Sting

Sacred Love (A&M)

The blurb that accompanies this, Sting's seventh studio album, makes much of his artistic reaction to 'September 11'.

5 Oct 2003 - 12:00am

Cash sting

Ex-police inspector Dicky Lau Yuk-wan, 46, caught selling forged 1930s US$100 notes in a US Secret Service 'sting' was jailed for four years.

18 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

Sting keeps the temperature up

It was a bit of a surprise to see the potted plants on stage for Sting's concert. But, considering how strongly he feels about environmental protection, one supposes that it was only natural that he feels most comfortable in a greener and more atmospheric setting.

9 Oct 1996 - 12:00am